Interview with Schmonson Dalglish

Name in sl:Landscape
Schmonson Dalglish

Age in sl:
Burn in 12/13/07

Where are you from in rl?
Carlsbad, California

What bring you to sl?
I was working on a virtual art gallery simultaneously to SL’s development and when I heard of SL I decided to pursue art in this format. 

What turn you to expose in sl?
I show my own art work but also am able to show RL artists’ work here too and bring some of them into SL.

How you discribe your art?
My style is a combination of several different influences.

What kind of materials do you use in you art?
Currently using gem materials but have created paintings in gouache and acrylic.

Do you insert in some kind of Artistic movement?
Called Neo-Synthetism, which means that the artist uses personal symbolism to portray the subject matter.

what were your steps in sl?
First spent over a month in orienting to the many opportunities in SL and learning about how to navigate and create objects.

Place that you expose, do you have a gallery? (if so where is located)
I do not have my own venue but  am showing in about a dozen places. My exhibtions are in Small World Art Gallery, Gallery at Camazotz,  Crossworlds Gallery, two venues of the S&S Gallery of Fine Art, and currently in Tricia Aferdita’s Gallery and Harmoney Cafe in Cetus, Gallery Zeusdinne, two venues for Soul Art, and in ONEART WORLD.

Are you an real life artist or just in SL?
Real life fulltime artist.

When you start painting?
At the age of 3, but professionally at 19.

Do you represent you real life art in SL?

Do you have any kind of formation in artistic field in real life or you just paint because you like?
I am a fulltime artist and art activist, as well as art curator and artists agent in RL.

What your steps as an artist in real life?
See answer to last question or to my website.

How do you face the art in SL?
I very much enjoy seeing all the wonderful and creative work shown in SL, especially much of the work created in SL.

Do you think that SL artists face difficulties? If so, what kind?
At this time I am too young in SL to answer.

What do you think that should be change in  this world of art in SL? What kind of proposals woud you do?
I have not been here long enough to be qualified to insert my opion into the local art community as far as changing it.

Do you have plans for your future art in SL?
To work with the SL gallery owners and assist them as they see fit.

Do you have a blog, e-mail or page? Or do you what to leave a contact so the people can find you?
I can be reached through my  RL website:
Do you think this interview will help another artists? Or what can bring to them?

Are you free to make exibitions in rl?
Sometimes during special events, etc. However, I usually represent only our local San Diego/Baja Norte artists.

How can people contact you?
I can be contacted through IM to Schmonson Dalglisg or through

 Some works of the artist


Arctic Past – Gemstones – 7 1/4″ x 12″ (Framed 13 1/2″ x 18″)


 Erotica – Gouache – 21 1/2″ x 28 1/2″ (Framed 30″ x 36″)


Jungle Cats II – Gouache – 10 1/2″ x 14″ (Framed 16″ x 20″)


Seascape III – Gouache – 14″ x 21 1/2″ (Framed 22″ x 28″)


~ by scorpionsoul on March 5, 2008.

One Response to “Interview with Schmonson Dalglish”

  1. This is great!!!!! Congratulations on the quality! Great artist, great… simply great!

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